This grand church dedicated to the Immaculate Conception is an important Catholic shrine consecrated in 1959. Its architecture is a mix of Romanesque and Byzantine.

Facts & Stats on Basilica of the National Shrine

Go Historic ID
318521
Names
Basilica of the National Shrine
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
Dates
1959

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
400 Michigan Avenue
Washington, D.C.
Contact
202-526-8300

Resources for Basilica of the National Shrine

  1. Official Website of Basilica of the National Shrine Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Basilica of the National Shrine - Washington, D.C.